Grade 2 Science Topics:
Topic A: Exploring Liquids
Know all the terms!
Get attracted to the glossary!
Learn what a Magnetic Field looks like!
Find out what ''everyday'' things are made with magnets . . .
Topic D: Hot and Cold
Can you fool someone to think hot is cold and cold is hot? How does a thermometer work and could I build my own? Does snow take up more or less space when it melts? Does heating or cooling a potato change it - how? Build your own solar heater! Study how a thermos works and build your own!
Explore these questions and more during this "cozy" topic!
Warm-up to the Glossary
Topic E: Small Crawling & Flying Animals
During this topic, you'll get to study the habits and hang-outs of various creatures like Tomato Hornworms, ants, spiders, bees, snails, slugs, earthworms and bats. Hope you don't find it too creeeeeeeeepy!!
Learn the scientific name of the Tomato Hornworm here --->
Here's the lifecycle of the Tomato Hornworm --->
See the Tomato Hornworm larva starring in its own Quicktime Movie --->
Learn the anatomy of a caterpillar! Click Here
Want to pick your favourite bug or insect to draw a picture of? Click here
Want to wiggle on over to a really Yucky Worm site? ---> Read more about worms at Herman the worm's website
Click here to see some butterflies of North America
Learn about walking sticks using this link!
Or try this great "Walking Stick" page as created by a University of Alberta Professor!
Gordon's Insect World
Learn about the lifecycle of the honeybee!
Take a look at this stinger - OUCH!
Honey Bee Trivia Questions and Answers